Conferences & Residencies Database

Looking to meet up with agents and editors? To join a supportive writing community? Or to find the perfect environment to fuel your writing practice? The Conferences & Residencies database includes details about over two hundred writing conferences, writers residencies, and literary festivals.

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Eventsort icon Anne LaBastille Memorial Writer Residency
Anne LaBastille Memorial Writer Residency
Residency
Twitchell Lake, NY

The Adirondack Center for Writing offers an annual two-week writer residency from October 8 to October 24 for poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at a lodge on Twitchell...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 10/8/16 Application Deadline 5/20/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Antioch Writers’ Workshop
Antioch Writers’ Workshop
Conference
Antioch, OH

The 29th annual Antioch Writers’ Workshop was held from July 12 to July 18 in Yellow Springs, Ohio. The...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Arkansas Literary Festival
Festival
Little Rock, AR

The 2016 Arkansas Literary Festival will be held from April 14 to April 17 at the Central Arkansas Library system’s Main Library and other venues in Little Rock. The festival...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 4/13/16 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Art Farm Writers Residency Program
Residency
Marquette, NE

Art Farm offers residencies of two weeks to five months from June 1 to November 1 to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a working farm in...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 3/1/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Art Workshop International
Art Workshop International
Conference
Assisi, Italy

The 35th annual Art Workshop International was held from July 15 to August 4 at the Giotto Hotel in Assisi, Italy. The conference offered workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Arteles Creative Residency Program
Residency
Hämeenkyrö, Finland,

Arteles offers monthlong residences in October and November in Hämeenkyrö, Finland, for poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers. Residents will be provided with a private bedroom, workspace,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 2/28/15 Financial Aid Deadline